[ gruhb-street ]
/ ˈgrʌbˌstrit /
produced by a hack; poor in quality: a grubstreet book.
Origin of grubstreet
First recorded in 1640–50
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Examples from the Web for grubstreet
You see,” he added apologetically, “when people begin to talk about anybody, we Grubstreet hacks thrive on the gossip.The Strollers|Frederic S. Isham